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compatibility

the extent to which COMPUTER HARDWARE or SOFTWARE is compatible with the user's existing hardware or software, that is, capable of running existing programs on new machines or alongside existing programs.
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First and foremost, gatekeeping means, simply, that the sales staff should not call on non-compatible accounts and should not quote non-compatible jobs (unless they represent a small fraction of a large package of compatible work which must be quoted as a complete unit).
Looking ahead to 2001, Viger said, "We expect DVD drives that will be on the market then to be compatible with DVD+RW.
Although deemed generally easier to use than other personal computers, the Macintosh has been hampered because it hasn't been compatible with ``Wintel'' computers based on Windows software and Intel chips.
s Norton Desktop will not be compatible with Windows 95.
Software runs under: DOS; supports HP and compatible laser printers; Novell and other networks.
Engineering samples of the new, JEDEC standard compatible iNAND embedded flash ddrive are available for testing and evaluation, with mass production planned for the Q3 2007.
Q: Are SCSI devices backward compatible with controller cards?
This on-line personal investing program is a DOS-based sofeware product that runs on IBM or 100% compatible computers that have at least 64D K of memory and a Hayes-compatible modern.
PSI) develops Open Mainframe Computers[TM] compatible with the broadest set of datacenter environments and operating systems, including IBM z/OS([R]).
The exception to this rule is when the non-compatible work represents a small fraction of a large amount of compatible work that must be quoted as a complete package.
0mm, length 425mm compatible for EMS Lithoclast Master,Pneumatic lithotripsy (such as Lithoclast),Pneumatic lithotripsy (such as Lithoclast) probe, diam 1.
NexTone Communications(R), the leader in intelligent and scalable session management solutions for IP and IMS network interconnects, today announced that it has launched the NexTone Compatible partner program and commissioned a supporting interoperability facility in Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA.

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